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Vettel unhappy after failing to hold on to race lead in Austin

For Sebastian Vettel, Sunday's United States Grand Prix was a must-win race in his rapidly dwindling bid to claim a fifth world championship. And for a few minutes at the start of the race it looked like he was actually going to pull it off. Vettel got a better start when the lights went out and out-dragged Lewis Hamilton up the steep climb to turn 1. He was then able to pull away from the Mercedes over the next few laps to put himself out of DRS range. But then the balance of power shifted. Hamilton abruptly wiped out the gap to his rival, and passed the Ferrari on lap 6 with surprising ease. “Lewis was able to easily close the gap," Vettel admitted. "And easily get DRS. “I...
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